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Burdwan royal Durga without an address

The Durga of the one-time Burdwan royal family has been a refugee, without a temple or space of her own for 25 years, but she may get a home before the next Pujas if MLA Rabiranjan Chatterjee keeps...   | Read..
 

Animal slaughter then, blessings now

A family puja in Nadia has successfully resisted the demand to revive the practice of animal sacrifice that stopped 45 years ago after a small girl screamed during the...   | Read..
 

Dengue message in Puja pandal

The Sripur Mansatala Durga Puja Committee in West Midnapore's Ghatal has organised a dengue-themed puja this year in an attempt to spread awareness about the disease that...   | Read..
 

Parliament as pandal

The pandal at Domkol Sporting Club in Murshidabad is modelled on the Indian Parliament (below). Picture by Chayan Majumdar   | Read..
 
The Durga idol at Marconi Dakshin Pally in Durgapur. Picture by Arup Sarkar.